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Grottone, 13/A, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Planning a 3-night stay in Polignano, I knew I needed a place to stay that was functional, clean and quiet, yet "close to the action" -- and B&B Grottone exceeded my expectations! The one-bedroom apartment was the perfect size for me (and would be for a couple, too), and was not only clean but well-stocked with essentials and very tastefully... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is a very adequate b & b. It's clean and spacious. There's no lift and all accommodation is up stairs. Our room had no balcony and the view was another roof. However the manager/owner was a really nice guy and came across as very genuine. He recommended a restaurant and he was spot on.

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed for 5 nights at the top floor in a 2 room apartment with a fantastic view from the roof terrace. Location could not be better in this town, the apartment was nice and fresh. we got much appreciated help finding parking, good places to eat, beaches and other helpful tips from the owner. The owner speaks good english... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

A B%B in a beautiful coastal village. Conveniently located, clean, well equipped. If this was not enough, the owner Mr Gianni is extremely helpful, polite and attentive. Honestly, I would not know what more to ask. Tip: ask mr Gianni for help with dinners, since he has been very helpful with me and the result has been outstanding. This is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed at B&B Grottone 10 wonderful days at the beginning of May 2014. Many thanks to the owner of apartments Gianni for his hospitality and attention to each guest. It is located in the silent center, in 2 minutes of walking from the beautiful old city. Apartments are very clean, modern, cozy, all furniture and kitchen equipment are kept... More

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Fleming Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Perfect, perfect, perfect is all I can say. The feast was an experience of a lifetime and no one wanted our vacation to end ever. We stayed a month...Gianni made us feel so at home while we visited our family in Puglia. From Polignano we took so many excursions in June we lost count. From Palese airport 54 € got... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We stayed at B&B Grottone for last week. It was a great experience! :) The place is as beautiful and tidy as in the pictures (if not better even), we had a very warm, comfortable feels-like-home time there. The sea and the city center is indeed just a few steps away. Polignano a Mare (and the entire Puglia region) is... More

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Rome??? Forget about it ! This is my new number one destination for any sort of vacation in Italy- Polignano a Mare, a town which is nothing short of a paradise on earth. Domenico Modugno sang about it in "Volare"!! Need I say more?? And the B&B Grottone is really the perfect place to stay in this gorgeous town. First... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

A perfect spot for a short or long stay, friendly and helpfull staff, excellent and value restaurants at a foodstep away, the location of the bb close to the sea and the historical centre made it a marvelous week for us !!! This is paradise on earth

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Polignano a Mare
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

The memory that stays with us more than anything is Gianni's helpfulness, useful advice, enthusiasm and availability. The B&B was easy to find, parking was not a problem, and it is ideally placed for access to the town of Polignano a Mare and walks along the seafront. The market, shop and railway station were all within easy walking distance. Facilities... More

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Address: Grottone, 13/A, 70044 Polignano a Mare, Italy
Location: Italy > Puglia > Province of Bari > Polignano a Mare
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The Grottone Bed & Breakfast lies in the center of the district Gelso, one of the oldest and well known areas of Polignano a Mare. It’s literally just a few steps away from the picturesque panorama of the Domenico Modugno seafront, from the pristine waters of Cala Grottone, and from the beautiful beach basin of Cala Paguro. After just a short walk, crossing over the Lama Monachile bridge, one discovers the center of the town. The location is ideal for those wishing to visit the country without having to use a means of transport. ... more   less 
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